The Valley of Rossendale is an outstanding and distinctive part of beautiful East Lancashire.

Set in the South Pennine hills, it is the perfect retreat from the pressures of daily life.

Experience the beauty of its landscape and the warm welcome received from the community, renowned for its humour and hospitality.

Rossendale Visitor Information Stand
Rawtenstall Library, Queen’s Square, Haslingden Road, Rawtenstall
T: 01706 234694
Opening Hours:
Monday – Thursday 09:30–19:30
Tuesday – Friday 09:30–17:00
Wednesday 09:30–13:00
Saturday 09:30–16:00
LIVE
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Job advice session with National careers service 9:00 am
Job advice session with National careers service @ Bacup Library, rossendale
May 1 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Job advice session with National careers service @ Bacup Library, rossendale | Rossendale | England | United Kingdom
Job advice session with National careers service The National Careers Service can help you with; Information about jobs, apprenticeships, training courses, interview preparation and support, help with writing job application forms, help with writing a...
Afternoon tea at Bacup Library 2:00 pm
Afternoon tea at Bacup Library @ Bacup Library, rossendale
May 1 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Afternoon tea at Bacup Library @ Bacup Library, rossendale | Rossendale | England | United Kingdom
Afternoon Tea, Mondays, 2.00 – 3.30 pm Afternoon tea at Bacup Library Drop in for a brew and a natter. This event is free, no ticket required.
Baby Bounce and Rhyme 2:00 pm
Baby Bounce and Rhyme @ Bacup Library, rossendale
May 1 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Baby Bounce and Rhyme @ Bacup Library, rossendale | Bacup | United Kingdom
Baby Bounce and Rhyme Enjoy lively sing-along songs, gentle movements and rhymes with your baby, plus meet and chat with other parents and carers. Suitable for babies up to around 18 months of age. This...
Knit and Natter – Whitworth Library 2:00 pm
Knit and Natter – Whitworth Library
May 1 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Knit and Natter, Every Monday, 2 pm – 4 pm All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of Whitworth Library Group, or contact friendsofwhitworthlibrarygroup@gmail.com to...
Family History Surgery 2:30 pm
Family History Surgery
May 1 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Family History Surgery First Friday of the month 2.30 – 4.30 pm If you’re searching for your ancestors and need a little help or advice, we have volunteers available in the Library every Friday to...
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Scrabble Club – Whitworth Library 10:00 am
Scrabble Club – Whitworth Library
May 2 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Scrabble Club,  Every Tuesday, 10 am – 12:30 pm  All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of Whitworth Library Group, or contact friendsofwhitworthlibrarygroup@gmail.com to be...
Bounce and Rhyme – Whitworth Library 10:15 am
Bounce and Rhyme – Whitworth Library
May 2 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Children’s Activity Bounce and Rhyme (newborns to 18 months). Every Friday, 10.15 am – 11 am   All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of...
Storytime session – Whitworth Library 2:15 pm
Storytime session – Whitworth Library
May 2 @ 2:15 pm – 3:00 pm
Children’s Activity Storytime session (ages 18 months to 5 years). Every Tuesday, 2:15 pm – 3 pm   All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends...
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Adult reading group 1:30 pm
Adult reading group @ Bacup Library, rossendale
May 4 @ 1:30 pm
Adult reading group @ Bacup Library, rossendale | Rossendale | England | United Kingdom
Adult Reading Group First Monday of each month (unless a bank holiday) Starting at 1.30 pm, Why not come along and join in with this informal and friendly group where we read and discuss a...
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Tai Chi Session in Bacup -Let’s get moving! 10:45 am
Tai Chi Session in Bacup -Let’s get moving! @ 2nd Rossendale Scout Hall, Burnley Road, Bacup OL13 8DS
May 5 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
Free Tai Chi Session in Bacup – Let’s get moving!Our friendly group meet every week and beginners are always welcome. Usual cost £4.50 – drop in basis. Our instructors David & Helena are professional tai...
Let’s Play Scrabble 1:30 pm
Let’s Play Scrabble @ bacup lancashire
May 5 @ 1:30 pm
Let's Play Scrabble @ bacup lancashire | Bacup | United Kingdom
Let’s Play Scrabble Fridays 1.30pm onwards Scrabble is enjoying growing popularity in our digital age. We have a lively and informal adults group of players of all abilities from absolute beginners upwards. Why not come...
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Lego Club – Whitworth Library 10:30 am
Lego Club – Whitworth Library
May 6 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Children’s Weekly Activity Lego Club (ages 5 +). Every Saturday, 10:30 am – 12 noon.   All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of Whitworth...
Lego Club at Bacup Library 10:30 am
Lego Club at Bacup Library @ Bacup Library, rossendale
May 6 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Lego Club at Bacup Library @ Bacup Library, rossendale | Shawforth | United Kingdom
Lego Club at Bacup Library Come along and join our Lego Club. Bring your imagination and creativity and we will supply the Lego!
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Job advice session with National careers service 9:00 am
Job advice session with National careers service @ Bacup Library, rossendale
May 8 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Job advice session with National careers service @ Bacup Library, rossendale | Rossendale | England | United Kingdom
Job advice session with National careers service The National Careers Service can help you with; Information about jobs, apprenticeships, training courses, interview preparation and support, help with writing job application forms, help with writing a...
Afternoon tea at Bacup Library 2:00 pm
Afternoon tea at Bacup Library @ Bacup Library, rossendale
May 8 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Afternoon tea at Bacup Library @ Bacup Library, rossendale | Rossendale | England | United Kingdom
Afternoon Tea, Mondays, 2.00 – 3.30 pm Afternoon tea at Bacup Library Drop in for a brew and a natter. This event is free, no ticket required.
Baby Bounce and Rhyme 2:00 pm
Baby Bounce and Rhyme @ Bacup Library, rossendale
May 8 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Baby Bounce and Rhyme @ Bacup Library, rossendale | Bacup | United Kingdom
Baby Bounce and Rhyme Enjoy lively sing-along songs, gentle movements and rhymes with your baby, plus meet and chat with other parents and carers. Suitable for babies up to around 18 months of age. This...
Knit and Natter – Whitworth Library 2:00 pm
Knit and Natter – Whitworth Library
May 8 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Knit and Natter, Every Monday, 2 pm – 4 pm All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of Whitworth Library Group, or contact friendsofwhitworthlibrarygroup@gmail.com to...
Bedtime Story – Whitworth Library 6:00 pm
Bedtime Story – Whitworth Library @ Whitworth Library, Lloyd Street, Whitworth OL12 8AA
May 8 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Children’s Activity at Whitworth Library Bedtime Story (ages 18 months to 6 years). Every second Monday of the month, 6 pm – 6:30 pm.   All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates...
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Scrabble Club – Whitworth Library 10:00 am
Scrabble Club – Whitworth Library
May 9 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Scrabble Club,  Every Tuesday, 10 am – 12:30 pm  All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of Whitworth Library Group, or contact friendsofwhitworthlibrarygroup@gmail.com to be...
Bounce and Rhyme – Whitworth Library 10:15 am
Bounce and Rhyme – Whitworth Library
May 9 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Children’s Activity Bounce and Rhyme (newborns to 18 months). Every Friday, 10.15 am – 11 am   All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of...
Storytime session – Whitworth Library 2:15 pm
Storytime session – Whitworth Library
May 9 @ 2:15 pm – 3:00 pm
Children’s Activity Storytime session (ages 18 months to 5 years). Every Tuesday, 2:15 pm – 3 pm   All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends...
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Tai Chi Session in Bacup -Let’s get moving! 10:45 am
Tai Chi Session in Bacup -Let’s get moving! @ 2nd Rossendale Scout Hall, Burnley Road, Bacup OL13 8DS
May 12 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
Free Tai Chi Session in Bacup – Let’s get moving!Our friendly group meet every week and beginners are always welcome. Usual cost £4.50 – drop in basis. Our instructors David & Helena are professional tai...
Let’s Play Scrabble 1:30 pm
Let’s Play Scrabble @ bacup lancashire
May 12 @ 1:30 pm
Let's Play Scrabble @ bacup lancashire | Bacup | United Kingdom
Let’s Play Scrabble Fridays 1.30pm onwards Scrabble is enjoying growing popularity in our digital age. We have a lively and informal adults group of players of all abilities from absolute beginners upwards. Why not come...
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Lego Club – Whitworth Library 10:30 am
Lego Club – Whitworth Library
May 13 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Children’s Weekly Activity Lego Club (ages 5 +). Every Saturday, 10:30 am – 12 noon.   All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of Whitworth...
Lego Club at Bacup Library 10:30 am
Lego Club at Bacup Library @ Bacup Library, rossendale
May 13 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Lego Club at Bacup Library @ Bacup Library, rossendale | Shawforth | United Kingdom
Lego Club at Bacup Library Come along and join our Lego Club. Bring your imagination and creativity and we will supply the Lego!
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The Clog Market
The Clog Market @ Rawtenstall Town Square
May 14 all-day
The Clog Market @ Rawtenstall Town Square | Haslingden | United Kingdom
The Clog Market – This market will feature quality vintage, handmade and homemade arts and crafts and great street food. The market has a real old fashioned market feel and is a venue for regular...
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Job advice session with National careers service 9:00 am
Job advice session with National careers service @ Bacup Library, rossendale
May 15 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Job advice session with National careers service @ Bacup Library, rossendale | Rossendale | England | United Kingdom
Job advice session with National careers service The National Careers Service can help you with; Information about jobs, apprenticeships, training courses, interview preparation and support, help with writing job application forms, help with writing a...
Afternoon tea at Bacup Library 2:00 pm
Afternoon tea at Bacup Library @ Bacup Library, rossendale
May 15 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Afternoon tea at Bacup Library @ Bacup Library, rossendale | Rossendale | England | United Kingdom
Afternoon Tea, Mondays, 2.00 – 3.30 pm Afternoon tea at Bacup Library Drop in for a brew and a natter. This event is free, no ticket required.
Baby Bounce and Rhyme 2:00 pm
Baby Bounce and Rhyme @ Bacup Library, rossendale
May 15 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Baby Bounce and Rhyme @ Bacup Library, rossendale | Bacup | United Kingdom
Baby Bounce and Rhyme Enjoy lively sing-along songs, gentle movements and rhymes with your baby, plus meet and chat with other parents and carers. Suitable for babies up to around 18 months of age. This...
Knit and Natter – Whitworth Library 2:00 pm
Knit and Natter – Whitworth Library
May 15 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Knit and Natter, Every Monday, 2 pm – 4 pm All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of Whitworth Library Group, or contact friendsofwhitworthlibrarygroup@gmail.com to...
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Scrabble Club – Whitworth Library 10:00 am
Scrabble Club – Whitworth Library
May 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Scrabble Club,  Every Tuesday, 10 am – 12:30 pm  All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of Whitworth Library Group, or contact friendsofwhitworthlibrarygroup@gmail.com to be...
Bounce and Rhyme – Whitworth Library 10:15 am
Bounce and Rhyme – Whitworth Library
May 16 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Children’s Activity Bounce and Rhyme (newborns to 18 months). Every Friday, 10.15 am – 11 am   All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of...
Storytime session – Whitworth Library 2:15 pm
Storytime session – Whitworth Library
May 16 @ 2:15 pm – 3:00 pm
Children’s Activity Storytime session (ages 18 months to 5 years). Every Tuesday, 2:15 pm – 3 pm   All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends...
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Tai Chi Session in Bacup -Let’s get moving! 10:45 am
Tai Chi Session in Bacup -Let’s get moving! @ 2nd Rossendale Scout Hall, Burnley Road, Bacup OL13 8DS
May 19 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
Free Tai Chi Session in Bacup – Let’s get moving!Our friendly group meet every week and beginners are always welcome. Usual cost £4.50 – drop in basis. Our instructors David & Helena are professional tai...
Let’s Play Scrabble 1:30 pm
Let’s Play Scrabble @ bacup lancashire
May 19 @ 1:30 pm
Let's Play Scrabble @ bacup lancashire | Bacup | United Kingdom
Let’s Play Scrabble Fridays 1.30pm onwards Scrabble is enjoying growing popularity in our digital age. We have a lively and informal adults group of players of all abilities from absolute beginners upwards. Why not come...
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Lego Club – Whitworth Library 10:30 am
Lego Club – Whitworth Library
May 20 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Children’s Weekly Activity Lego Club (ages 5 +). Every Saturday, 10:30 am – 12 noon.   All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of Whitworth...
Lego Club at Bacup Library 10:30 am
Lego Club at Bacup Library @ Bacup Library, rossendale
May 20 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Lego Club at Bacup Library @ Bacup Library, rossendale | Shawforth | United Kingdom
Lego Club at Bacup Library Come along and join our Lego Club. Bring your imagination and creativity and we will supply the Lego!
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Job advice session with National careers service 9:00 am
Job advice session with National careers service @ Bacup Library, rossendale
May 22 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Job advice session with National careers service @ Bacup Library, rossendale | Rossendale | England | United Kingdom
Job advice session with National careers service The National Careers Service can help you with; Information about jobs, apprenticeships, training courses, interview preparation and support, help with writing job application forms, help with writing a...
Afternoon tea at Bacup Library 2:00 pm
Afternoon tea at Bacup Library @ Bacup Library, rossendale
May 22 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Afternoon tea at Bacup Library @ Bacup Library, rossendale | Rossendale | England | United Kingdom
Afternoon Tea, Mondays, 2.00 – 3.30 pm Afternoon tea at Bacup Library Drop in for a brew and a natter. This event is free, no ticket required.
Baby Bounce and Rhyme 2:00 pm
Baby Bounce and Rhyme @ Bacup Library, rossendale
May 22 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Baby Bounce and Rhyme @ Bacup Library, rossendale | Bacup | United Kingdom
Baby Bounce and Rhyme Enjoy lively sing-along songs, gentle movements and rhymes with your baby, plus meet and chat with other parents and carers. Suitable for babies up to around 18 months of age. This...
Knit and Natter – Whitworth Library 2:00 pm
Knit and Natter – Whitworth Library
May 22 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Knit and Natter, Every Monday, 2 pm – 4 pm All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of Whitworth Library Group, or contact friendsofwhitworthlibrarygroup@gmail.com to...
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Scrabble Club – Whitworth Library 10:00 am
Scrabble Club – Whitworth Library
May 23 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Scrabble Club,  Every Tuesday, 10 am – 12:30 pm  All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of Whitworth Library Group, or contact friendsofwhitworthlibrarygroup@gmail.com to be...
Bounce and Rhyme – Whitworth Library 10:15 am
Bounce and Rhyme – Whitworth Library
May 23 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Children’s Activity Bounce and Rhyme (newborns to 18 months). Every Friday, 10.15 am – 11 am   All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of...
Storytime session – Whitworth Library 2:15 pm
Storytime session – Whitworth Library
May 23 @ 2:15 pm – 3:00 pm
Children’s Activity Storytime session (ages 18 months to 5 years). Every Tuesday, 2:15 pm – 3 pm   All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends...
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Tai Chi Session in Bacup -Let’s get moving! 10:45 am
Tai Chi Session in Bacup -Let’s get moving! @ 2nd Rossendale Scout Hall, Burnley Road, Bacup OL13 8DS
May 26 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am
Free Tai Chi Session in Bacup – Let’s get moving!Our friendly group meet every week and beginners are always welcome. Usual cost £4.50 – drop in basis. Our instructors David & Helena are professional tai...
Let’s Play Scrabble 1:30 pm
Let’s Play Scrabble @ bacup lancashire
May 26 @ 1:30 pm
Let's Play Scrabble @ bacup lancashire | Bacup | United Kingdom
Let’s Play Scrabble Fridays 1.30pm onwards Scrabble is enjoying growing popularity in our digital age. We have a lively and informal adults group of players of all abilities from absolute beginners upwards. Why not come...
Afternoon Tea – Whitworth Library 2:30 pm
Afternoon Tea – Whitworth Library
May 26 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Afternoon Tea.   Last Friday of the month, 2:30 pm – 4 pm   All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of Whitworth Library Group, or...
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Lego Club – Whitworth Library 10:30 am
Lego Club – Whitworth Library
May 27 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Children’s Weekly Activity Lego Club (ages 5 +). Every Saturday, 10:30 am – 12 noon.   All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of Whitworth...
Lego Club at Bacup Library 10:30 am
Lego Club at Bacup Library @ Bacup Library, rossendale
May 27 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Lego Club at Bacup Library @ Bacup Library, rossendale | Shawforth | United Kingdom
Lego Club at Bacup Library Come along and join our Lego Club. Bring your imagination and creativity and we will supply the Lego!
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Rawtenstall Farmer’s Market
Rawtenstall Farmer’s Market @ Rawtenstall Town Square
May 28 all-day
The Rawtenstall Farmer’s Market – The first Rawtenstall Farmer’s Market is on Sunday 24th April in the Town Square. With over 25 stalls already booked, the market will feature produce including pies, meats, artisan bread,...
The Clog Market
The Clog Market @ Rawtenstall Town Square
May 28 all-day
The Clog Market @ Rawtenstall Town Square | Haslingden | United Kingdom
The Clog Market – This market will feature quality vintage, handmade and homemade arts and crafts and great street food. The market has a real old fashioned market feel and is a venue for regular...
Rossendale Triathlon 2017 7:00 am
Rossendale Triathlon 2017 @ Marl Pits Leisure Centre, Rawtenstall Rossendale BB4 7SN
May 28 @ 7:00 am – 1:00 pm
Rossendale Triathlon 2017 @ Marl Pits Leisure Centre, Rawtenstall Rossendale BB4 7SN | Rawtenstall | England | United Kingdom
For more information please contact Peter on Peter.ogorman3@btinternet.com or 01706 924682 or Marl pits leisure centre on 01706 226850 or info@marlpits.co.uk
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Job advice session with National careers service 9:00 am
Job advice session with National careers service @ Bacup Library, rossendale
May 29 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Job advice session with National careers service @ Bacup Library, rossendale | Rossendale | England | United Kingdom
Job advice session with National careers service The National Careers Service can help you with; Information about jobs, apprenticeships, training courses, interview preparation and support, help with writing job application forms, help with writing a...
Afternoon tea at Bacup Library 2:00 pm
Afternoon tea at Bacup Library @ Bacup Library, rossendale
May 29 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Afternoon tea at Bacup Library @ Bacup Library, rossendale | Rossendale | England | United Kingdom
Afternoon Tea, Mondays, 2.00 – 3.30 pm Afternoon tea at Bacup Library Drop in for a brew and a natter. This event is free, no ticket required.
Baby Bounce and Rhyme 2:00 pm
Baby Bounce and Rhyme @ Bacup Library, rossendale
May 29 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Baby Bounce and Rhyme @ Bacup Library, rossendale | Bacup | United Kingdom
Baby Bounce and Rhyme Enjoy lively sing-along songs, gentle movements and rhymes with your baby, plus meet and chat with other parents and carers. Suitable for babies up to around 18 months of age. This...
Knit and Natter – Whitworth Library 2:00 pm
Knit and Natter – Whitworth Library
May 29 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Knit and Natter, Every Monday, 2 pm – 4 pm All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of Whitworth Library Group, or contact friendsofwhitworthlibrarygroup@gmail.com to...
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Scrabble Club – Whitworth Library 10:00 am
Scrabble Club – Whitworth Library
May 30 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Scrabble Club,  Every Tuesday, 10 am – 12:30 pm  All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of Whitworth Library Group, or contact friendsofwhitworthlibrarygroup@gmail.com to be...
Bounce and Rhyme – Whitworth Library 10:15 am
Bounce and Rhyme – Whitworth Library
May 30 @ 10:15 am – 11:00 am
Children’s Activity Bounce and Rhyme (newborns to 18 months). Every Friday, 10.15 am – 11 am   All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends of...
Storytime session – Whitworth Library 2:15 pm
Storytime session – Whitworth Library
May 30 @ 2:15 pm – 3:00 pm
Children’s Activity Storytime session (ages 18 months to 5 years). Every Tuesday, 2:15 pm – 3 pm   All this plus books, magazines, newspapers, computers and friendly faces! Updates can be found on Fbk’s Friends...
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